2 miles
Distance
706 ft
Climb
-13 ft
Descent
2,599 ft
High Point

Lower Harpold Details

  • Riding Area
    Grand Forks
    Grand Forks, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Global Ranking
    #25191 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    65 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

A nice easy trail, great for those wanting to get into mountain biking to practice on. The climb is nice and gradual, there are a few challenging punchy sections to keep you honest, switchbacks are easy for beginners to learn on. If only doing Lower Harpold there is a great view point before beginning your fast flowing descent. One of the first couple trails in the region to be open in the spring.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Lower Harpold bike trail
  • Altitude change
    693 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,906 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,906 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,599 ft
  • Grade
    8.262%
  • Grade max
    -5.379%
  • Grade min
    34.402%
  • Distance climb
    1 miles
  • Distance down
    543 ft
  • Distance flat
    479 ft
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Status:
on Aug 27, 2018
Dry
Avg: 4 (3 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • < 1 month
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  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • Access Road/Trail
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  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

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  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
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      Lower Harpold Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Aug 27, 2018 @ 2:40pm
      Aug 27, 2018
      Counted about 10 bear turds on the trail, bringing some bells is probably a good idea.
      Jun 30, 2018 @ 3:37pm
      Jun 30, 2018
      No trees, very fast
      Apr 30, 2018 @ 5:42pm
      Apr 30, 2018
      reporter Very muddy section where the trail and atv club road meets about half way. Basically a small creek running down the trail for 20-50 feet. Use...
      Apr 9, 2018 @ 2:14pm
      Apr 9, 2018
      Great dirt!
      Apr 8, 2017 @ 5:49pm
      Apr 8, 2017
      Excellent condition only one tree down near the top of the trail
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 1 rides
      • 3 miles avg distance
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      • 6 rides
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